NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses, announced today that NASA has awarded its subsidiary EMCOR Government Services with the “Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year” Award for its operation and maintenance work at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Dryden Flight Center, and Goddard Space Flight Center.
The award is to be presented at NASA's fifth annual Small Business Symposium & Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Selection criteria for the Large Business Prime Contractor Award included, exemplary performance on all NASA contracts, demonstrating overall sound small business programs, meeting or exceeding small business requirements, using small business contractors to perform some technical tasks required by the contract during its execution, and sponsoring and participating in outreach activities. A panel of NASA business procurement officials evaluated cost-conscious business practices, innovative processes, and adoption of new technologies, as well as overall contributions to NASA's mission and the Agency's Small Business Program.
"We’re honored at NASA’s recognition of EMCOR Government Services as a leader in operations and maintenance services," stated Michael Shelton, Chairman and CEO, EGS. "We take great pride in doing what we do---incredibly well---and being recognized for our work on such complex and important contracts is a wonderful validation for the many thoughtful and hard-working men and women that comprise the EGS Team."
EMCOR Government Services was recognized with the “Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year” Award for the operations and maintenance services it provides at the following NASA facilities:
- Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, CA
- Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards AFB, CA
- Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD
About EMCOR Group, Inc.
A Fortune 500 company with estimated 2012 revenues of ~$6.4B, EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure, and facilities services. A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The ~26,000 skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the “World’s Most Admired” and “Best Managed”. EMCOR’s diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at www.EMCORGroup.com.
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